Ryan Silverman, just announced for the role of Maxim de Winter in Broadway's upcoming production REBECCA, released a new music video today for "Come on Down to My House." Watch the video below!
REBECCA, the new musical based on the classic novel by Daphne Du Maurier novel, just announced Jill Paice in the role of “I” alongside Silverman. REBECCA will open on Broadway Sunday, November 18 at The Broadhurst Theatre. Previews will begin Tuesday, October 30.
REBECCA features original book and lyrics by Michael Kunze, music by Sylvester Levay, English book adaptation by two-time Tony Award winner Christopher Hampton (Sunset Boulevard), English lyrics by Hampton and Kunze, and direction by Tony Award winner Michael Blakemore (Kiss Me, Kate; City of Angels; Noises Off) and Francesca Zambello (Little Mermaid). Multiple Tony-nominated director/choreographer Graciela Daniele (Ragtime) will create the musical staging for the show. Scenic design is by Peter J. Davidson, costumes by Jane Greenwood, lighting by Mark McCullough, sound by Peter Fitzgerald, hair & wig design by Tom Watson, make-up design by Ashley Ryan, special effects by Gregory Meeh and projections by Sven Ortel. Musical direction and supervision is by Kevin Stites.
The cast of REBECCA will also feature Karen Mason (Sunset Boulevard, Mamma Mia!) as Mrs. Danvers, two-time Tony Award nominee Howard McGillin (The Phantom of the Opera) as Frank Crawley, James Barbour (Beauty and the Beast, A Tale of Two Cities) as Jack Favell, Donna English (Lend Me A Tenor) as Beatrice de Winter, Nick Wyman (Les Miserables) as Giles and Henry Stram as Ben.
In this romantic thriller, Maxim de Winter brings his new wife (“I”) home to his estate of Manderley. There she meets the intimidating housekeeper Mrs. Danvers, who had a very special relationship with Maxim’s first wife, the beautiful Rebecca, who died a year earlier in a boating accident. The young woman discovers Manderley is a house of devastating secrets, and the mystery of Rebecca may be the greatest of them all as she finds the strength to challenge Mrs. Danvers and save her marriage.
Ryan Silverman (Maxim de Winter) hails from Alberta, Canada. New York: The Phantom of the Opera (Raoul), Music in the Air(Karl), Encores!; Cry-Baby (Cry-Baby u/s); The Most Happy Fella (Al), New York City Opera. London: Olivier Award-nominated West Side Story (Tony). Tour: Phantom (Raoul), Las Vegas; Mamma Mia! (Sky), 1st national tour;Wicked (Fiyero u/s), Chicago; West Side Story (Tony), international tour. Regional: the world premiere of Carmen (Jose), La Jolla Playhouse;Thoroughly Modern Millie (Jimmy); Cinderella (Prince); Grease (Danny); Hello, Dolly! (Cornelius); Assassins (John Wilkes Booth); Forever Plaid (Smudge); Sweeney Todd (Anthony); Blood Brothers (Eddie Lyons).
For more on REBECCA, visit www.rebeccathemusical.com.